Secretary

Huw Jones

Neil Dowler (Chairman)


Ground

Dinas Park


Colours

Home

Maroon shirts, shorts and socks

Away

White Sky,shirts,Sky shorts and socks

AFC Porth

Dinas Park, Porth

Secretary

Huw Jones

01443 686716

07974 252940

sec.afcporth@hotmail.com

01443 686716


Alternative Secretary

Neil Dowler (Chairman)

01443 687748

07894 488403

n.dowler@sky.com

01443 687748

 

AFC Porth are the latest in a number of sides to have represented the town of Porth, situated at the junction of the Rhondda Fawr and Rhondda Fach valleys, and a hot bed for the  game of association football for over a 125 years.

1891-Porth, entered into the newly formed South Wales League. Lost in a 3 team play off for the Title.

1896-Won the South Wales Fa Amateur Cup, now known as the Intermediate Cup

1919-Porth Athletic entered the newly reformed Welsh National League.

Became champions in 1921/1922.

1933- Porth United, were elected to the Welsh National League where they remained until resigning after season 1936-37

1946-.Porth Welfare was formed competing in the Welsh League, the Welfare’s demise ended with their extinction from the local leagues in the 1970s.  

1950-During Porth Welfare’s time, a company team, Beatus United, was formed.

Starting in the Rhondda League, Beatus were promoted to the South Wales Amateur League in 1964. 

1984- Decision was made to change the name of Beatus United to the town name of AFC Porth .Under the guidance of Mr Ray Hacker rapid promotion from the South Wales Amateur League, winning the Corinthian Cup, AFC Porth had a meteoric rise up the divisions of the Welsh League. 

1992-With the formation of the League of Wales, AFC Porth won the Division Two title in successive seasons.

1996-To provide the club with a bigger marketing profile, AFC Porth was renamed

AFC Rhondda.

2004-Reverted back to AFC Porth.

2007-Unfortunately AFC Porth were relegated from the Welsh League and returned to the South Wales Amateur League for season 2007-8.

2008- Returned to the Welsh League at the first attempt, the first to do this feat since the inception of the Welsh Football Pyramid System.

2009-Promoted Div. 2

2011-Promoted Div. 1

2014 AFC Porth won the Nathaniel Car Sales League Cup.

2015-Relegated to Div.2

2018-Relegated to Div.3

Dinas Park

Dinas Road

Porth

CF40 1JG

Players

NameBio
 
Ben Al-Hun

Versatile midfielder.forward with a knack for scoring goals.

 
Owain Morgan

Owain Morgan Age 24, Prev Club Newport City, Joined 2019.

After a serious knee injury back playing, tenacious tackler loves a goal.. and a tackle

 
Bradley Williams

Brad WilliamsAged 20, Defender, Prev Club AFC Porth Youth, Joined 2013.

The 2017/18 Player of the Year, was part of the managers youth winning team,  The 20 year old is a no nonsense centre half with pace who can also play.

 
Jordan Jones

Jordan JonesAge 18, Defender, Prev Club Ton Pentre, Joined 2017.

The full back is a highly gifted technical player who rarely gives the ball away. Since joining the both footed full back has made the full back slot his own.

 
Christopher Lewis

Chris LewisAge 31, Defender, Prev Club Carnetown, Joined 2017

Chris is a natural leader and an aggressive and powerful centre back. Chris is extremely popular amongst the squad.

 
Liam Jones

Liam Jones, Age 19, Prev Club Ton Pentre, Joined 2019.

Extremely, confident on the ball, has a very a big future ahead of him.

 
Connor Berry

Connor Berry Age 24, Prev Club Treharris Ath, Joined 2017

Returning from a serious knee inj, big powerful front runner.

 
Joe Holman

Joe Holman Age23, Prev Club Newport City, Joined 2019.

Diminutive front runner, who knows how to finish, doesn’t give defenders time on the ball.

 
Andrew Hargreaves

Andrew Hargreaves Age 27 Goalkeeper, Former Club AFC Llwydcoed, Re Joined 2019.

Experienced keeper, great organiser, terrific Shot stopper.

 
Ieaun Sheppard

Ieaun Sheppard Age 18, Prev club Penreglyn, Joined 2019

Exciting prospect, great tactical awareness for one so young.

 
Andrew Fenaroli

Andrew Fenaroli Age 25, Prev Club Aberdare Town, Joined 2020

No Nonsense defender, every club needs a Fenners

 
Dean Raven

Dean Raven Age 33, Prev Club Aberdare Town, Joined 2020

Can play midfield/striker, great shot, a true box to box player

 
Michael Wicherek

Michael Wicherek Age22, Prev Club Newport City, Joined 2020.

An exciting attacker who is a USW Student, who can find the net, and brings fellow attackers into the game with his hold up play.

 
Andrew Morris

Andrew Morris Age 34 Prev Club Ton Pentre, Joined 2019

Former Youth Player, strong powerful attacker, virtually unplayable on his day

 
Callem Clarke

Callem Clarke Age 23, Prev Club Swansea City, joined 2019.

All rounder who always gives 100% for the team, no matter where he plays.

 
Callum Webber

Callum Webber Age 22, Prev Club AFC Porth Youth, Joined 2018.

Tricky wide player, whose going from strength to strength, needs have more faith in his

Own ability.

 
Matt Humphreys

Matt Humphreys Age 17, Prev Club AFC Porth Youth, Joined 2019.

Exciting prospect top Youth scorer last yr., can play out wide or up top.

 
Jesse Bridge

Jesse Bridge Age22, Prev Club Ton Pentre, Joined 2019

Can play side, quick, strong in the tackle, one for future

 
Gareth Llewellyn

Gareth Llewellyn Age 31, Prev Club Penreglyn, Joined 2020

Little Napoleon is the midfield General, bosses the middle of the park

 
Tom Milton

Tom Milton Age 23, Prev Club Pontypridd Town, Joined 2019

Midfield terrier does the spade work, but no mean player, terrific shot.

 
Patrick Rysgaard

Patrick Rysgaard, Age 19, Prev Club Cambrian BGC, Joined 2019.

6’3”Collasus at the back, danger at set pieces

 
Brython Payne

Brython Payne, Age 22, Prev Club Hartbury Fc, Joined 2019

Former Wales u18 International, sweet left foot, classy defender.

 
Dan Read

Dan Read Aged 19, Goalkeeper, Former Club, Taffs Well, Joined 2019.

Youth league winner with Taffs Well FC. Commands his area well.

Fixtures